In spring 2021, Sustainability Management student Shubhi Kesarwani arrived in New York City as an Indian international student looking to connect with like-minded people, engage in new opportunities, and develop new sustainability-related skills. Prior to her enrollment into the SUMA program, Kesarwani launched GuruJal, a public-private partnership based in the Gurugram District of India. Its purpose … Continue reading Shubhi Kesarwani: Studying Sustainability Management to Advance Water Solutions in India
Thanks to all those who came out Saturday for a trip to the Omega Institute Living Machine! Learn more HERE.
OMEGA Institute Visit
WHEN: Saturday, March 3rd, 8:45AM-3:00PM
WHERE: Meet outside of Hogan Hall for the bus
The Master of Science in Sustainability Management at Columbia University is an innovative professional graduate program that equips sustainability leaders with the practical knowledge and cutting-edge skills required to effectively manage the complex risks and opportunities of sustainable development.
Diana Sierra believes in opportunity. Sierra, a student in the Master of Science in Sustainability Management program, believes that having access to opportunities can make a big difference in someone’s life. Sierra is an industrial designer with more than seven years of experience and is a summer intern working with the Millennium Villages Project in Ruhiira, Uganda.
Seeing the experience as an opportunity to help empower people in a severely economically depressed part of the world, Sierra began working on two projects. Her first project was to analyze the value chain of a coffee cooperative and her second was to work with a women’s arts and crafts cooperative to market their products. Sierra felt that she would be particularly suited to help because she grew up on her father’s coffee farm in Santuario, Colombia.